Ocean Adventure - Fast Boat to Hole in the Rock

Experience one of the newest trips in the Bay of Islands with a healthy dose of exhilaration and fun!

Highlights

  • Experience the open-air thrill of this new purpose-built boat travelling to the Hole in the Rock
  • Visit Cape Brett and the iconic Hole in the Rock – travelling through the hole when conditions permit
  • Enter Cathedral Cave when conditions allow
  • Cruise among the 144 islands with a skipper commentary
  • Stop for photo and video opportunities to view different wildlife

On board this new vessel, we’ll depart on this fast-track experience through the iconic Bay of Islands stopping at points of interest and keeping an eye out for a range of seabirds and wildlife along the way.

You’ll also get to visit the world-famous Hole in the Rock situated at the end of Cape Brett Peninsula, as well as cruising through the breath-taking 114 islands area.

Join the team on board Ocean Adventure for this phenomenal way to explore the Bay of Islands.

Adult $120.00
Child $60.00

What's included

  • Life jackets and Wet Weather Jackets Provided.
  • Skipper Commentary

Duration

  • Allow approximately 2 hours for the whole experience

Location

  • Check in 30 mintutes prior to departure at the Explore Office - corner of Marsden and Williams Roads, Paihia.

Restrictions

  • Not suitable for children under 5 years.

    Passengers must be of a height greater than 150cm

    Passenger must not exceed a weight of 120kg

    Passengers who are pregnant must not attempt this cruise.

    Passengers who have back issues should not attempt this cruise

Notes

  • Russell passengers will need to travel to Paihia for this departure and safety briefing as required by Maritime Law.

  • Child price applies to ages 5-15 years.

    This adventure involves travelling across open ocean, at times there may be rough sea, all medical conditions affected by sudden movements including back ailments and pregnancy must be disclosed before departure.

    Discount bookings are Non Transferable and Non refundable.

Available Bookings from November 26 to December 02

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

Thu 26 Nov
Fri 27 Nov
Sat 28 Nov
Sun 29 Nov
Mon 30 Nov
Tue 1 Dec
Wed 2 Dec

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$96.00
  • Child$60.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$95.90
  • Child$60.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$84.00
  • Child$60.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$84.00
  • Child$60.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$95.90
  • Child$60.00

11spaces priced from:

  • Adult$90.00
  • Child$60.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$90.00
  • Child$60.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$78.00
  • Child$60.00

10spaces priced from:

  • Adult$78.00
  • Child$60.00

8spaces priced from:

  • Adult$84.00
  • Child$60.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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Susan Carey from Australia wrote on 14 January 2020

A great family trip

Had a great time, driver was very friendly and had so much local knowledge. Thanks for a wonderful day!

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Andrew Baker from New Zealand wrote on 19 November 2020

Great Fun

Great fun

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Moana from New Zealand wrote on 18 November 2020

Worth it

Really enjoyable experience, a knowledgeable crew with the history of the area. Amazing sights and we enjoyed an extra half hour showing us and relating the history of some historic places we went pass.

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G_LAMAYO from New Zealand wrote on 15 November 2020

The fastest way to the rock

A better option than the slow boat/dolphin watching adventure. Would love to do it again sometime.

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pamodh from New Zealand wrote on 03 November 2020

Discover the Bay

We were supposed to be fast cruising to the Hole in the Rock but instead of that we were offered with 3 hours Discover the Bay option because they had a problem with the fast boat. Nevertheless we have enjoyed every bit of our ride and it was a fantastic experience. The crew was really great, very supportive and attentive. We would like to thank them for the great experience.

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